The Caley and Scotland’s ‘invisible workers’

  • Ewan Gibbs

Press/Media: Expert Comment


Blog post plaicng the closure of the Caledonian railway works in political and historical context.

Period26 Jul 2019

Media contributions


Media contributions

  • TitleThe Caley and Scotland’s ‘invisible workers’
    Degree of recognitionNational
    Media name/outletConter
    Media typeWeb
    Duration/Length/Size1692 words
    Country/TerritoryUnited Kingdom
    DescriptionOn the day the last train rolled out the ‘Caley’ railway depot, Conter editorial board member and industrial historian Ewan Gibbs protests the deployment of de-industrialisation narratives to undermine workers’ rights, and insists on the relevance of industrial fights in a national economy scarred by foreign ownership.

    Producer/AuthorEwan Gibbs
    PersonsEwan Gibbs